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Everyone is life is so pedantic?

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    Look, you're being pedantic by just reading this.
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    For the tiresome pedant - which I most certainly am - the way you kept using words that were almost but not quite right was rather upsetting.
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    (Original post by Norton1)
    For the tiresome pedant - which I most certainly am - the way you kept using words that were almost but not quite right was rather upsetting.
    Polysemous.
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    (Original post by Above.The.Empyrean)
    Polysemous.
    “When I use a word,” Humpty Dumpty said, in rather a scornful tone, “it means just what I choose it to mean—neither more nor less.”
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    Wow op. Crazy thread, you must be so clever...
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    (Original post by Agenda Suicide)
    Wow op. Crazy thread, you must be so clever...
    That's sarcasm, not pedanticism
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    if only those marking exam papers were a little more pedantic.....
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    How are we pedantic by reading your post OP?

    I was expecting a huge rant about people you know and on here that are pedantic.
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    (Original post by Above.The.Empyrean)
    Look, you're being pedantic by just reading this.
    I read the thread title and got really mad and was going to enter this thread and neg rep the OP :mmm:

    (Original post by Clare~Bear)
    Hndw are we pedantic by reading your post OP?

    I was expecting a huge rant about people you know and on here that are pedantic.
    Lol at this
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    Did you learn a new word today?
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    (Original post by Above.The.Empyrean)
    Look, you're being pedantic by just reading this.
    Everyone in* life is so pedantic.
    Ain't no party like a pedant party because a pedant party is realistic and accurate in that it claims to have an end, in contrast to the end of the common ending "... don't stop".
    :party:
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    At first,I thought pedantic was someone who loves pendants. My bad.
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    (Original post by zedbrar)
    I read the thread title and got really mad and was going to enter this thread and neg rep the OP :mmm:



    Lol at this


    My own tovarich. :eek:
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    (Original post by Above.The.Empyrean)
    My own tovarich. :eek:
    Aye. I refrained from haranguing you because you are my tovarishch :pierre:
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    (Original post by zedbrar)
    Aye. I refrained from haranguing you because you are my tovarishch :pierre:
    To the Gulag you flagitious felon! :beard:

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